Rahul Johri appointed CEO of BCCI?blur=25

Rahul was last serving as Discovery Networks Asia Pacific’s Executive VP and General Manager for South Asia. He will take on his new role starting June 1, 2016 onwards

exchange4media Staff Apr 21, 2016 4:29 PM

Rahul Johri appointed CEO of BCCI?blur=25

Rahul Johri, EVP & General Manager of Discovery Networks Asia Pacific has been appointed as the CEO of BCCI & will start his new role from June 1, 2016.

exchange4media Staff Apr 20, 2016 4:29 PM

Open Magazine owner Sanjiv Goenka wins bid for Pune IPL team?blur=25

The other bid was won by mobile brand Intex for Rajkot. Goenka has got the Pune franchise for Rs 16 crores and Intex has got for Rs 10 crores.

Abid Hasan Dec 9, 2015 3:34 PM

BCCI puts an end to N Srinivasan reign as ICC Chairman?blur=25

N Srinivasan has been sacked as (International Cricket Council) ICC Chairman today. The decision was taken by the Board for Cricket Council in India (BCCI) during their 86th Annual General Meeting. The decision was taken to recall him and nominate the newly elected BCCI President Shashank Manohar as the Chief of the International Cricket association

exchange4media Staff Nov 10, 2015 2:19 PM

Vivo replaces Pepsi as IPL title sponsor, deal pegged at Rs 200 crore?blur=25

The BCCI Working Committee on Sunday announced the exit of PepsiCo as the title sponsor. Chinese mobile phone brand Vivo will take its place for the next two years. Though BCCI has not disclosed the deal amount with Vivo, the new deal is said to be worth Rs. 100 crore per year.

exchange4media Staff Oct 19, 2015 8:13 AM

If Pepsi exits, IPL sponsorship pricing may see up to 30% drop?blur=25

The title sponsor for IPL, PepsiCo, sent a notice to the BCCI last week expressing its interest to terminate the association with the league. The decision by Pepsi also gives way to other sponsors to introspect their association and could also result in them exiting too

exchange4media Staff Oct 12, 2015 8:12 AM

Pepsi to withdraw 5-year IPL sponsorship, sends notice to BCCI?blur=25

The company is keen to walk out on its five-year title contract, due to expire in 2017, citing the issue of IPL bringing “disrepute” to the game

exchange4media Staff Oct 10, 2015 1:14 PM

Shashank Manohar expected to head BCCI as President post Dalmiya’s demise?blur=25

Many senior BCCI officials including Ajay Shirke, President, Maharashtra Cricket Association (MCA) and former Treasurer of BCCI were reported saying that the board had unanimously chosen Manohar to take up the top job once again

exchange4media Staff Oct 1, 2015 8:42 AM

Nimbus wins 2nd arbitration judgment in a row vs BCCI?blur=25

Pursuant to disputes that arose between Nimbus and BCCI in late 2011, arising out of 3 separate contracts; 3 separate arbitration proceedings were commenced. This was in relation to supply of equipment and technical services. The total amount including principal amount, interest and costs was around Rs 10 crore

exchange4media Staff Sep 4, 2015 6:28 PM

BCCI scraps Champions League T20 with immediate effect?blur=25

The Governing Council of the CLT20, comprising representatives of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), Cricket South Africa (CSA) and Cricket Australia (CA) made the decision unanimously

exchange4media Staff Jul 15, 2015 2:30 PM

BCCI issues tender for Title Sponsorship of 2015-19 cricket season?blur=25

The rights on offer include sponsor branding of the relevant series with the title sponsor logo, official designation as the “Title Sponsor” of the relevant International or Domestic Series, visibility at the stadium during both international & domestic matches, broadcast sponsorship rights, and a host of other rights

exchange4media Staff Jun 23, 2015 9:02 AM

Star could save around Rs 500 crore with the scrapping of Champions League T20?blur=25

The BCCI is said to be scrapping the Champions League T20 (CL T20) and planning on replacing it with a mini-version of the IPL with the top four team of IPL in UAE in September. Dwindling viewership and ad revenues could be the reasons

exchange4media Staff May 18, 2015 8:35 AM

 Star India subsidiary Novi Digital Entertainment bags certain media rights for IPL?blur=25

Novi Digital Entertainment will be awarded certain media rights to the Pepsi IPL for 2015, 2016 and 2017 seasons for a cumulative fee of Rs 302.2 crore

exchange4media Staff Feb 11, 2015 6:23 PM

Guest Column: The Silly Point of cricket lies buried in legal catacombs?blur=25

Betting and gambling are the most debated and used words by eminent panelists crying out loud against BCCI and officials without understanding the purview of the legality of these terms, says Ashish Kaul, Marketing & Brand Management Professional

Ashish Kaul Jan 9, 2015 8:18 AM

Flashback 2014: How many billions do you have??blur=25

The most significant happening in 2014 has been the emergence of the billionaire entrepreneur with VCs beating a path to his front doors, says Ramanujam Sridhar, Founder and CEO, brand-comm

Ramanujam Sridhar Dec 29, 2014 9:00 AM

Repucom to represent all major sports leagues in India?blur=25

Key leagues in India including cricket, hockey, football, kabbadi, badminton, golf and all major marathons are now working with Repucom

exchange4media Staff Oct 20, 2014 8:06 AM

Why are brands cold to BCCI sponsorship rights??blur=25

Poor performance of the Indian team and uncertainty over the cricketing calendar kept advertisers away, making it an easy win for Micromax, which bid at only Rs 20,000 higher than the base price

Collin Furtado Sep 2, 2014 8:20 AM

No political advtg on Set Max/ Sony during IPL, says BCCI?blur=25

With the BCCI denying permission, the broadcaster might not be airing any political ads during the period of the IPL tournament

Abhinav Trivedi Apr 4, 2014 8:30 AM

IPL: Delhi and Punjab franchises facing the heat on ground??blur=25

Marketers feel that franchises are more desperate this year & the ones that are keeping deals to the last minute might suffer more. Delhi & Punjab are suffering more as compared to other franchises

Abhinav Trivedi Apr 3, 2014 8:34 AM

Marketers wait for SC order as IPL credibility takes a hit?blur=25

The SC observation of suspending CSK and RR has added to BCCI'swoes. Marketers feel that this would not only result in loss of viewership but also credibility. All eyes are on the order to be passed today

Abhinav Trivedi Mar 28, 2014 7:57 AM